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Platter

1998.616 (RS22828)

Description

Octagonal blue and white porcelain Canton platter; blue band w/ diamond pattern around edge; scalloped pattern below this; Chinese scene w/ pagodas, willow trees, water w/ boats, bridge, etc.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1830
Inscriptions
Pencilled on bottom: [illegible--numbers?]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
willow (wood)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Boat
boats
glazing (coating)
Pagoda
Painted
painting (coating)
Pastoral
pastoral
PLATTER
platters
porcelain
Porcelain
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
9.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.616
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19766

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